I’m new to the site and to harping (and by new I mean my first harp was delivered about an hour ago). It’s a 22 string with full levers but I’m encountering a problem – the leavers are not very sucessful. In the low to mid range, if I engage the levers fully the tuning is out – this isn’t a major problem for setting the harp in a key and having no accidentals because I can just not fully engage them, however in the upper register, the top 10 or so strings, no matter how little I put the lever on, the strings are tuned up far more than a semi-tone. The top few are going up nearly a tone in pitch and it’s utterly unplayable.
I read elsewhere on the forum of someone else having similar problems and the general response seemed to be to to alter the position of the levers, however (and this may just be my ignorance) I can’t see any way to